The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Citrix over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Citrix Systems.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix
Rank 81 63 102
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +39
Permanent jobs citing Citrix 198 242 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.25% 3.58% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 7.21% 8.10% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 154 190 148
Average salary £36,125 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Citrix
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2746 2986 3336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.07% 44.20% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2158 2385 2755
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Citrix
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Citrix Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Citrix
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix across the North West region.

Citrix Salary Trend in the North West

Citrix
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Citrix across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Citrix Salary Histogram in the North West

Citrix
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 110 £30,486 -6.19% 39
Cheshire -32 32 £38,250 +9.28% 13
Merseyside +24 25 £34,375 -19.11% 8
Lancashire -19 22 £41,500 +40.67% 8
Cumbria - 8 £63,750 -
Citrix
England

Citrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix.

1 360 (75.47%) Windows
2 340 (71.28%) VMware
3 234 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 234 (49.06%) Active Directory
4 233 (48.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 148 (31.03%) Cisco
6 131 (27.46%) MS Exchange
7 124 (26.00%) MS Excel
8 122 (25.58%) XenApp
9 113 (23.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 112 (23.48%) XenDesktop
11 100 (20.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 96 (20.13%) NetApp
13 95 (19.92%) Windows 7
14 92 (19.29%) DNS
15 91 (19.08%) HP
15 91 (19.08%) SAN
15 91 (19.08%) Windows Server 2012
16 89 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
17 88 (18.45%) DHCP
17 88 (18.45%) ITIL
18 87 (18.24%) Firewall
19 77 (16.14%) Hyper-V
20 71 (14.88%) SQL Server
20 71 (14.88%) LAN
21 70 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2010
22 67 (14.05%) SQL
22 67 (14.05%) MS Office
22 67 (14.05%) VPN
23 64 (13.42%) Migration

Citrix
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Citrix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Citrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 131 (27.46%) MS Exchange
2 70 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (10.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 35 (7.34%) IIS
5 35 (7.34%) SharePoint
6 23 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (4.61%) Lync
8 10 (2.10%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (1.68%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 7 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.05%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.84%) JBoss
13 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.63%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.63%) Apache
14 2 (0.42%) Site Server
14 2 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 124 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 67 (14.05%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.42%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.42%) SketchUp
3 2 (0.42%) Revit
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.84%) Exstream
3 2 (0.42%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.29%) Office 365
2 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (19.29%) DNS
2 91 (19.08%) SAN
3 88 (18.45%) DHCP
4 87 (18.24%) Firewall
5 71 (14.88%) LAN
6 67 (14.05%) VPN
7 52 (10.90%) WAN
8 37 (7.76%) VLAN
9 34 (7.13%) TCP/IP
10 32 (6.71%) VoIP
11 25 (5.24%) Wireless
12 18 (3.77%) IPv4
13 17 (3.56%) NAS
13 17 (3.56%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (3.56%) iSCSI
14 15 (3.14%) Ethernet
15 13 (2.73%) NetScaler
16 11 (2.31%) Network Security
17 10 (2.10%) ADSL
18 9 (1.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.26%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.84%) DB2
5 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.63%) Informix
7 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.42%) MySQL
7 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (2.10%) MSI
2 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.21%) InstallShield
General
1 53 (11.11%) Finance
2 13 (2.73%) Legal
3 11 (2.31%) Publishing
4 10 (2.10%) Law
5 8 (1.68%) Advertising
6 4 (0.84%) Back Office
6 4 (0.84%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.63%) Banking
7 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.42%) Local Government
8 2 (0.42%) Retail
8 2 (0.42%) French Language
8 2 (0.42%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.42%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (16.14%) Architect
2 70 (14.68%) Analyst
3 69 (14.47%) Support Engineer
4 54 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 50 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 38 (7.97%) 2nd Line Support
6 38 (7.97%) Consultant
7 34 (7.13%) Technical Architect
8 33 (6.92%) IT Support
9 30 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 27 (5.66%) Support Analyst
11 26 (5.45%) Citrix Architect
12 23 (4.82%) Technical Support
12 23 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (3.98%) Citrix Engineer
13 19 (3.98%) Project Manager
14 18 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 16 (3.35%) Service Analyst
15 16 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (3.35%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.68%) Application Packaging
2 4 (0.84%) COM
3 3 (0.63%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.42%) .NET
5 1 (0.21%) RESTful
5 1 (0.21%) J2EE
5 1 (0.21%) SOAP
5 1 (0.21%) Web Services
5 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.60%) Clustering
2 17 (3.56%) FlexPod
2 17 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.35%) Thin Client
3 16 (3.35%) Fat Client
4 13 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.31%) Blackberry
6 10 (2.10%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.68%) Replication
8 6 (1.26%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.05%) Life Science
9 5 (1.05%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.05%) BYOD
10 4 (0.84%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.63%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.42%) User Experience
12 2 (0.42%) NHS
12 2 (0.42%) SecurID
12 2 (0.42%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 360 (75.47%) Windows
2 113 (23.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (20.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 95 (19.92%) Windows 7
5 91 (19.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (10.48%) Windows XP
7 37 (7.76%) Linux
8 24 (5.03%) Windows 8
9 19 (3.98%) Android
9 19 (3.98%) UNIX
10 12 (2.52%) AIX
11 10 (2.10%) Solaris
12 9 (1.89%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.26%) NetWare
13 6 (1.26%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.63%) CentOS
16 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (18.45%) ITIL
2 64 (13.42%) Migration
3 26 (5.45%) Service Delivery
4 25 (5.24%) Incident Management
4 25 (5.24%) Business Continuity
5 18 (3.77%) Service Management
6 17 (3.56%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (3.14%) Project Management
9 11 (2.31%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (2.31%) Load Balancing
10 10 (2.10%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (2.10%) Time Management
10 10 (2.10%) Problem Management
10 10 (2.10%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (1.89%) Mentoring
11 9 (1.89%) CRM
12 8 (1.68%) PRINCE2
12 8 (1.68%) TOGAF
13 7 (1.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (14.05%) SQL
2 29 (6.08%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.35%) C
4 14 (2.94%) VBScript
5 12 (2.52%) VB
6 6 (1.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.42%) Java
7 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.21%) C#
8 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (13.21%) MCSE
3 62 (13.00%) Citrix Certification
4 53 (11.11%) CCA
4 53 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (8.60%) Security Cleared
6 35 (7.34%) SC Cleared
7 34 (7.13%) Degree
8 31 (6.50%) MCITP
9 29 (6.08%) CCNA
9 29 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (5.87%) MCSA
11 20 (4.19%) NCDA
11 20 (4.19%) CCEE
12 15 (3.14%) MCP
13 14 (2.94%) CCIA
14 12 (2.52%) CCEA
15 11 (2.31%) MCTS
15 11 (2.31%) MCSD
16 10 (2.10%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.40%) SLA
2 6 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) GMP
4 1 (0.21%) GLP
System Software
1 234 (49.06%) Active Directory
2 233 (48.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (25.58%) XenApp
4 112 (23.48%) XenDesktop
5 77 (16.14%) Hyper-V
6 54 (11.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 48 (10.06%) vSphere
8 35 (7.34%) XenServer
9 21 (4.40%) VMware ESX
10 9 (1.89%) VMware Server
11 7 (1.47%) Xen
11 7 (1.47%) NFS
12 6 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.84%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.63%) vCloud
15 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.42%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 46 (9.64%) SCCM
2 16 (3.35%) WSUS
3 13 (2.73%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.89%) XenMobile
5 7 (1.47%) AppDNA
6 5 (1.05%) SCOM
7 3 (0.63%) OVSD
7 3 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.63%) Nagios
7 3 (0.63%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.63%) OpenView
8 2 (0.42%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.42%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.42%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.42%) Legato
8 2 (0.42%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 340 (71.28%) VMware
2 234 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 148 (31.03%) Cisco
4 96 (20.13%) NetApp
5 91 (19.08%) HP
6 34 (7.13%) EMC
7 33 (6.92%) AppSense
8 32 (6.71%) Oracle
9 26 (5.45%) Juniper
10 24 (5.03%) Dell
11 17 (3.56%) CheckPoint
12 16 (3.35%) Symantec
13 14 (2.94%) Avaya
14 13 (2.73%) Veeam
14 13 (2.73%) Meraki
15 9 (1.89%) WatchGuard
16 8 (1.68%) SolarWinds
17 7 (1.47%) IBM
17 7 (1.47%) Adobe
18 6 (1.26%) McAfee
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